Dr. Fred Boltz is a Senior Advisor at EcoAdvisors and CEO of Resolute Development Solutions, an advisory firm specialized in environment, sustainable development and resilience. Fred also serves as Adjunct Professor in the Hydrosystems Group at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, where he leads an applied research program on resilience and human-hydrologic systems.
Fred has 30 years of international development experience, including 9 years of fieldwork in Africa, Asia and Latin America. He formerly served as Managing Director and member of the leadership team at The Rockefeller Foundation, where he led the environment program and key resilience initiatives. He earlier served in Conservation International’s leadership team as head of conservation strategy and practice, climate change lead and head of international policy. Fred holds a Ph.D. in natural resource economics from the University of Florida and a B.A. in China studies from Duke University.